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Korea trip: Day 2: a confession of faith

Korea trip: Day 2: a confession of faith

Last night was a long night. In a room with lots of elder european brothers. A few times in the night I really thought I could have been in a jungle with a bunch of lions and tigers growling. We got to the peace palace at 6am. After 1 hour sitting on the floor waiting […]

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Korea trip: Day 1: Jet-lag and registration

Korea trip: Day 1: Jet-lag and registration

Today was just registration and a brief orientation so I went into town to visit a friend who works at the Church Foundation office. Hoon Oh is responsible for organising Divine Principle education for all the employees of our church companies and now he has recently been given an extra job in human resource development. […]

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brief update

In terminal 4 at Heathrow, and we’ve got the Kenyan rugby team in the house. Just been going through security with them. Reminded me of how I need to get back in the gym. I am just on my way to Korea today and will do my best to keep you informed of what is […]

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ODP Day 7: putting everything in to context

ODP Day 7: putting everything in to context

We completed the workshop just before lunch time today. I need to now take some time to put it all into the context of going home and getting back to work. I delayed on that this afternoon. I watched Amazing Grace, the movie. Masako Brown lent it to me ages ago and I never got […]

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ODP Day 4: remembering why I joined the Unification Church

Listening to the Divine Principle all day long has reminded me how our scripture casts a bright light on my life putting everything into context. God’s word is a judgement, but at the same time refreshing. I guess because it is systematic the Principle makes life clear and shows me when my priorities are in […]

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Original Divine Principle WS (ODP) Day 1:Travel

Original Divine Principle WS (ODP) Day 1:Travel

I will be in San Marino over the next week as a participant in a Divine Principle workshop. Have been thinking how to make this a time for me to grow and to connect more deeply to my scripture and to my True Parents. I will do my best to share my thoughts, realisations and […]

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Becoming disciples that absorb and radiate True Parents love (Like when the sun shines on this Earth.)

Becoming disciples that absorb and radiate True Parents love (Like when the sun shines on this Earth.)

Recently we have all been watching Reverend Hyung Jin Moon’s ‘Taiwan’ message about testifying to True Parents and being open and proud about who we are. My main conclusion was that this needs a very full personal response in terms of evaluating, and reflecting on our faith. He says if my faith is weak, then […]

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Finding a new perspective: testimony from heaven and earth training centre in Cheong Pyeong

Finding a new perspective: testimony from heaven and earth training centre in Cheong Pyeong

An anonymous testimony: There are a lot of different factors that together help to provide us with a rich and uplifting life of faith. This testimony from a recent university graduate helps to show how keeping an open heart and mind allows God to be a part of defining our direction in life: Cheong Pyeong […]

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why the media are good for us

why the media are good for us

It is hard when you have been misunderstood for a long time to have a Christian attitude towards others, to not be sceptical of journalists who you don’t know, and of course  we must not forget Jesus also said to be wise as a serpent, i.e. don’t be naive. Having said that it would be wise […]

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the Saturday Service starting at 6.30pm on 3rd October in LG

the Saturday Service starting at 6.30pm on 3rd October in LG

FOR THE 24TH OCTOBER SERVICE PLEASE CLICK HERE I have been wondering for a long time when I would get round to starting some ministry efforts of my own. A few people including my boss have been encouraging me to do so. A chance meeting with William Haines ended up being the catalyst. He was […]

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